Super Furry Animals North American Tour Dates

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Album for album, Super Furry Animals are without a doubt the best band of the last ten years. Their new album, Love Kraft, has front man Gruff Rhys sharing the mike with the rest of the band for the first time and the results are typically Furry-rific, though it’s not as poppy as 2003’s Phantom Power. (It is, as they say, "a grower.") Actually, Beggars reissued all the early Super Furry Animals albums this year, each with a bonus disc of b-sides. 2000’s Guerrilla is considered by most to be their best album, but I’m partial to their 1997 breakthrough second album, Radiator, and 1999’s all-Welsh Mwng. But all seven album are worth picking up, though, if you must, Songbook: Singles Vol. 1 is a good place to start.

In concert, SFA rarely disappoint, so don’t miss them on their fall North American tour. Previous tours have seen the band bring out mariachi horn players dressed as nuns, gorilla’s throwing celery into the audience, a sound system decked out in 5.1 surround, and the band wearing their "Golden Retriever" furry suits. What will they do this time? There’s only one way to know — go see them. All dates feature fellow furry animals Caribou, so get their early.

Nov 01 – Montreal, QUE – Club Soda

Nov 02 – Toronto, ONT – Phoenix Concert Theatre

Nov 05 – New York, NY – Webster Hall

Nov 06 – New York, NY – Webster Hall

Nov 07 – Boston, MA – The Roxy

Nov 08 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club

Nov 09 – Philadelphia, PA – TLA

Nov 11 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle

Nov 12 – Atlanta, GA – The Loft

Nov 15 – Houston, TX – Meridian Red Room

Nov 16 – Austin, TX – La Zona Rosa

Nov 17 – Dallas, TX – Gypsy Tea room

Nov 19 – Lawrence, KS – Granada

Nov 20 – Chicago, IL – Metro

Nov 21 – Minneapolisa, MN – Fine Line Music

Nov 24 – Vancouver, BC – Richard’s on Ricahrd

Nov 25 – Seattle, WA – Neumos

Nov 26 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom

Nov 28 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore

Nov 29 – Hollywood, CA – Avalon

Nov 30 – Anaheim, CA – House of Blues

Dec 01 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues

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